Living apart together

Space in major cities around the world is getting increasingly scarce and therefore expensive. This is especially a problem for people between the ages of 20 to 35. This age […]

From World Expo to Expo World

Although World Expo’s appearance changed drastically over the past 150 years, the colonial power structure on which it is based is still visible today. At the Expo nations represent themselves by the […]

Demystifying Abstraction

Abstraction plays a central role, as both a language and an essential tool for design.Serving as a way of extracting information, architects often rely on abstraction to define and solve […]

The ice rink of the future

Due to climate change, the ice skating sport is forced to be practiced indoors. These buildings, called ice rinks, have an image of great energy consumption and waste. By building […]

The Illusion of Inclusion

The architecture of psychiatric care has always been influenced by the conceptions of man and society. The Dutch health care system is currently undergoing some mayor changes. Vulnerable people with […]

The Architecture of Death

Death plays a fundamental part in our life. The sadness and despair that accompanies it, have also the power to make us deeply think about the essence of our existence […]

Architecture Graphic Graphic Architecture

If it is the shift from the construction site to the designer’s studio which sets building apart from architecture, then an investigation of the architect’s studio is imperative. Here, the […]

I Am My Home

Designing homes with meanings: Construction of a tool based on human values Houses were among the first structures that were built, and remain the most common type of building today. […]